U.S. doctors online nowAsk doctors free
A 29-year-old member asked:

How effective is nutriprem milk in aiding low birth weight babies?

1 doctor answer2 doctors weighed in
Dr. Touraj Shafai
Pediatrics 60 years experience
SGA and breastmilk: All the available data suggests that small for gestational age newborns benefit from exclusive breastfeeding . Not only these babies gain more weight with exclusive breastfeeding their IQ will also be higher compared to infants who were given infant formula. Check pediatrics june of this year.
Created for people with ongoing healthcare needs but benefits everyone.
Last updated Feb 15, 2017

Disclaimer:

Content on HealthTap (including answers) should not be used for medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment, and interactions on HealthTap do not create a doctor-patient relationship. Never disregard or delay professional medical advice in person because of anything on HealthTap. Call your doctor or 911 if you think you may have a medical emergency.